Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, September 23, 2016
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On today's show, we'll talk about Hillary Clinton's plans for an inheritance tax; how Yahoo's massive data breach will affect Verizon's plans to purchase the company for $5 billion; and why one listener, as part of our "Secretary of the Future" series, thinks we should keep an eye on autonomous cars.
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How a gas shortage got worse with panic buying
Gas stations in the Nashville region reported a 50 percent spike in customers last weekend.
Manufacturing lags overall economy
Data on industrial production and business activity don't indicate a broad-based rebound in manufacturing is likely in the near term.
Clinton tweaks estate tax proposal to raise rates at the top
Trump would repeal this tax on the very wealthy, while Clinton would increase it.
The economic impact of a major new museum
Washington, D.C. is opening a new museum on the history of African-Americans.
Yahoo's massive data breach may not have included unprotected passwords
Yahoo's massive data breach, the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, and a look at what led to Nashville's gas shortage.
On today’s show, we’ll talk about Hillary Clinton’s plans for an inheritance tax; how Yahoo’s massive data breach will affect Verizon’s plans to purchase the company for $5 billion; and why one listener, as part of our “Secretary of the Future” series, thinks we should keep an eye on autonomous cars.